A "Smart" television was caught phoning home all of the information it could get. Most people probably still think of TVs as simple translators of analog video and sound signals, if they have any understanding of how a TV works at all. It's not so simple anymore.

This is also a case of shrinkwrap license law being applied to physical hardware. From the comments, a retailer (Curry's) refuses to take the TV back on the grounds that the purchaser had to agree to the terms and conditions after plugging the TV in.

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